We can see you've been playing with passwords there!
> I had this hacked into pwdmodule, but Guido suggested it should go into
> it's own module. I didn't expect 1.0.2 to come so soon, so I missed the
Never mind, I didn't expect it so soon either but it suddenly happened...
> Here is unix crypt() - which you need with pwdmodule
> and posix.setuid() if you want to check a password for authorization.
Thanks -- this will be a separate file cryptmodule.c in 1.0.3 (putting
pwd and grp in one file was really a mistake -- dynamic loading only
works if there's a 1-1 correspondence between modules and files).
--Guido van Rossum, CWI, Amsterdam <Guido.van.Rossum@cwi.nl>